If you asked people to describe Bryan Thomson you'd get comments like "He's a good bloke!", "He knows what he's talking about.", "Thinks on his feet", "Inspirational and motivational speaker and presenter" and "Brilliant at communication." He is engaging and charismatic, a man who tells it like it is and gets his message across with wit, humour and passion.
Bryan has a stellar career spanning business sectors from working in the stock and station industry, real estate, franchising, and to the technology industry. Bryan is well known for his inspirational leadership style and has an innate ability to draw exceptional performance from individuals and teams through creating strong vision and building personal belief systems in others. As the Managing Director of New Zealand's largest real estate group he excelled as the face of Harcourts in the media - a role that was always challenging but a role that he thrived in.
In his various senior executive roles since his CEO days, and his governance roles as a Director on the boards of the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand, Property Page (NZ) Ltd, Real Estate Co NZ and Harcourts Group Ltd, Bryan has continued to bring people together to successfully work towards one common goal.
Bryan is one of those rare people who connect with his competitors as well as he does his colleagues. This innate ability to connect with people, his practical and pragmatic views and versatile sense of humour ensures that audiences can learn while being fully entertained whatever the topic.
Bryan specialises in sharing his thoughts on leadership, communication and sales. His personal story provides inspiration and motivation across gender, age and ethnicities. He is also recognised as a truly exceptional MC- a man who champions change, thrives on the challenge and has the quick wit necessary to keep people engaged and entertained.